View on Main Street in Park City, Utah by Saalebaer (Creative Commons)

Main Street, in the historic part of Park City, is a foodie’s paradise. The strip offers a range of foods and ambiances to keep visitors busy, eating and digesting at a number of hotspots. But where should you start, stop, digest, and continue on? Read the list and make a point to visit the following food-minded locales. Ski-In to Whiskey The High West Distillery and Saloon is the world’s only ski-in distillery. That’s right; snowboard, ski, or walk right in, or take one of the daily tours, but call ahead to avoid a wait. Do you like ‘comfort food?’ Dine on three-onion…

Managing your money

For many young people, the months following graduation from high school or college are spent searching for employment, temporary or otherwise. For some, however, there is the lure of adventure and discovery, and the next stop after school ends is to begin seeing the world and traveling. Whatever the theme of the trip, whether for volunteer work, exploration or simply a chance to spend time in a foreign country, the first successful long term trip or gap year that a young person undertakes begins with proper planning of the budget. Planning a gap year budget Though there are certainly exceptions,…

Desert Safari, Dubai by Robert Paul Young

Whether it is a city break to an exciting destination such as Dubai, a relaxing holiday in a luxury resort, or a more adventurous trek across the desert terrain, packing for that very first trip to a hot country can be a nightmare. Picking up heatstroke, sunstroke or sunburn, or becoming dehydrated, are all surefire ways of ruining a holiday and, unfortunately, there are still far too many US tourists visiting scorching, desert destinations without taking any of the extreme conditions into consideration.  A big mistake!  Even for those about to take a holiday in the most cosmopolitan of resorts,…

You don't need to be a size zero to look good on the beach via curvatude.com (Creative commons)

The arrival of summer ought to be a time of joy, but for many people, the thought of wearing skimpy summer clothing or going on the beach fills them with dread.  With magazines screaming that it’s time to prepare that perfect bikini body, it’s difficult for those who are unlikely to achieve that shape to feel confident at all.  But why shouldn’t they?  Why do only a few select people have the right to feel good about themselves?  There’s much more to beauty than being a size 6, and in the end, nothing is more appealing than confidence itself. Why…

Sitges (Creative commons)

They say people with Latin blood in their veins know beauty and harmony better than others. While this may not be necessarily true, as many other nations that don’t have Latin ancestry are extremely good with creating beauty, there are things that make Latin-blooded people and their creation different than other people out there. There is permanent warmth in the great spots spread throughout Italy, Spain and France. There is a certain level of comfort and welcoming air that attracts thousands and thousands of tourists every year.   Small-Town Spain: Torn From the Heavens, Brought for the Mortals If you…